By Martin Lamarque
E-mail Martin Lamarque | Follow this Blog
About this blog: I have lived in Belle Haven since 1997, and work as an interpreter in the emergency department of a county hospital. My main interest is to help improve society by way of giving families the support and information they need to ra... (More)
Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular
Our Council is in the pocket
Mar 9, 2015 9:18 pm
Comments: 15 | Views: 4,672
Today, the Mercury News ran the story about Mr. Bohannon's newfound partnership to build a 250-room hotel at the corner of Frontage and Marsh Roads. The story included... More
From Belle Haven to Auschwitz
Mar 7, 2015 4:18 pm
Comments: 13 | Views: 4,036
A couple of days ago, as he was about to board a train for Poland, my son called to tell us that he was well, and that he was going to go visit Auschwitz.
Menlo Gateway Rears its Head
Jan 12, 2015 10:15 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 3,936
Today, it took me 20 minutes to drive from the VA Hospital to Newbridge Avenue, as I tried to get home after a long day at work.
By the time I reached Willow Road... More
Get fact-based reporting on the COVID-19 crisis sent to your inbox daily.
Coronavirus Food Safety Update + New! Insider Tips
By Laura Stec | 7 comments | 5,159 views
A Pragmatic Approach to A Trillion Trees
By Sherry Listgarten | 4 comments | 4,074 views
Singapore's oldest cafe was about to open in Palo Alto. Then, the coronavirus hit.
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 3,442 views
Repairing a Disagreement with your Beloved & “Physical” vs. “Social” Distancing
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 2,743 views
The University of California’s flexible policies during COVID-19
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 6 comments | 2,674 views
The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 10, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.